Department of Economics and Quantitative Methods

Research Profile


Hafsa Batool, Nabila Asghar, Hafeez ur Rehman, Mumtaz Anwar. “Women Autonomy and Sustainable Development: A Case of Southern Punjab”. Elementary Education Online, Year; Vol 20 (Issue 4): pp. 1733-1745. (doi: 10.17051/ilkonline.2021.04.196) (HJRS: X category)

Samra Kahlid, Nabila Asghar, Hafeez ur Rehman. “The Impact of Mobility on Long-term Inequality: An Analysis from Selected Districts of Punjab Province, Pakistan”. International Journal of Innovation, Creativity and Change., Volume 15, Issue 7, 2021, pp. 614-625

Hafsa Batool, Nabila Asghar, Hafeez ur Rehman. “AN ANALYSIS OF REGIONAL DIVERSITY OF WOMEN EMPOWERMENT IN PUNJAB, PAKISTAN”. Humanities & Social Sciences Reviews, Vol 9, No 3, 2021, pp 1238-1244.

Muhammad Shahid Maqbool, Furrukh Bashir, Hafeez-ur-Rehman, Rashid Ahmad, “Revealed   Comparative   Advantages   and   Exports   Competitiveness   of ASEAN-5 Countries in the Global Market”. Review of Economics and Development Studies (READS), Vol. 7 (2)2021, 267-276

Muhammad Azhar Bhatti, Imran Sharif Chaudhry, Hafeez ur Rehman, Furrukh Bashir. “Financial Globalization, Output Gap and Foreign Output Gap on inflation: Evidenced from Developing Economies”. Journal of Accounting and Finance in Emerging Economies, Vol. 7, No 2, June 2021.

Majed Alharthi, Imran Hanif, Hafeez ur Rehman, Hawazen Alamoudi. “Satisfaction of Pakistan’s Islamic banking system during the COVID-19 pandemic Logistic model-based identification of the determinants to improve customer”. Journal of Islamic Marketing, issn 1759-0833.  DOI 10.1108/JIMA-06-2020-0189 (

Allah Ditta, Nabila Asghar, Hafeez ur Rehman. “The Role of Macroeconomic Instability on Human Development in Case of Selected Developing Countries”. Pakistan Journal of Social Sciences (PJSS), Vol. 41, No. 3 (2021), pp. 611-623

Samra Khalid, Nabila Asghar, Hafeez ur Rehman. “Upward mobility and Consumption Pattern: An Analysis from Central and Southern Punjab, Pakistan”. Review of Applied Management and Social Sciences (RAMSS), Vol. 4, (3) 2021, 665 – 678

Samra Khalid, Nabila Asghar, Hafeez ur Rehman. “An Analysis of the Outcome of Socio Economic Factors on Mobility and Changes in Consumption Pattern in Northern Punjab, Pakistan”. Review of Economics and Development Studies, Vol. 7 (3) 2021, 371-382   (Corresponding author)

Rafaquat Ali, Furrukh Bashir, Hafeez ur Rehman, Rashid Ahmad. “An Investigation of Pakistani University Students’ Socioeconomic Classes, Gender and Dimensions in Epistemological Beliefs: Dependencies and Interlinks probed by Structural Equation Modeling Approach”. Review of Education, Administration and Law (REAL)  Vol. 4, (3) 2021, 629-644.

Farhat Rasul, Nabila Asghar, Hafeez ur Rehman. “Validity and Asymmetry of Okun’s Law: Evidence from Asian Economies”. iRASD Journal of Economics, Volume 3, Number 2, 2021, Pages 133 – 142

Noman Arshed, Hafeez ur Rehman, Muneeba Nazim, Asma Saher. “EVADING LAW OF DIMINISHING RETURNS, A CASE OF HUMAN CAPITAL DEVELOPMENT”. Journal of Contemporary Issues in Business and Government, Vol. 27 Issue.5,2021 PP 2569-2584

Farhat Rasul, Nabila Asghar, Hafeez ur Rehman. “Institutional and Non-Institutional Determinants of Volatile Non-Systematic Discretionary Spending: A Panel Data Analysis”. Annals of Social Sciences and Perspective, Vol. 2 (2) 2021, 223-242:

Muhammad Asif Amjad, Nabila Asghar, Hafeez ur Rehman. “Historical Aspect of Inflation in Pre and Post Covid-19 Pandemic in Pakistan”. Perennial Journal of History (PJH, Vol. 2 (2) 2021, 383-401

Muhammad Asif Amjad, Nabila Asghar, Hafeez ur Rehman. “ Investigating the Role of Energy Prices in Enhancing Inflation in Pakistan: Fresh Insight from Asymmetric ARDL Model”.  Review of Applied Management and Social Sciences (RAMSS)   Vol. 4, (4) 2021, 811 - 822

Muhammad Shahid Maqbool, Furrukh Bashir, Hafeez ur Rehman, Rashid Ahmad. “Pakistan’s Exports and Global Economy: Export Competitiveness and Efficiency of Toys and Games”. Review of Education, Administration and Law (REAL) (Vol. 4, (4) 2021,813 -821

Muhammad Asif Amjad, Nabila Asghar, Hafeez ur Rehman. “Can Financial Development Help in Raising Sustainable Economic Growth and Reduce Environmental Pollution in Pakistan? Evidence from Non Linear ARDL Model”. Review of Economics and Development Studies, Vol. 7 (4) 2021, 475 - 491

Muhammad Hassan Danish, Hafeez ur Rehman. “Mediating role of financial satisfaction between income and subjective wellbeing: an evidence from Pakistan”. International  Journal of Happiness and Development, Vol. 6, No. 3, 2021 PP 220-236

Mubasher Iqbal, Hafeez ur Rehman, Noman Arshed, Muhammad Shahzad Sardar. “The Macroeconomic and Demographic Determinants of Saving Behavior in Selected Countries of Asia”. JGPG (2021) 10: 49-65 (DOI 10.14666/2194-7759-10-1-004)

Hafsa Batool, Mumtaz Anwar, Nabila Asghar, Hafeez ur Rehman, Asifa Kamal. “A Nexus between Household Characteristics and Women’s Empowerment: A Case Study of Punjab, Pakistan”. Humanities & Social Sciences Reviews, eISSN: 2395-6518, Vol 9, No 2, 2021, pp 203-212. (

Muhammad Shahid Maqbool, Hafeez-ur-Rehman, Sofia Anwar, Muhammad Tahir, “Technical Efficiency and its Determinants of Leather and Leather Products of Pakistan: A Data Envelopment Analysis”. Pakistan Journal of Social Sciences (PJSS), Vol. 41, No. 1 (2021), pp. 83-95

Furrukh Bashir, Hafeez-ur-Rehman, Muhammad Ashraf, Tayyaba Naveed, “Determinants of Intergenerational Transmission of Poverty in Pakistan: A Case Study”. Review of Economics and Development Studies, Vol. 7 (1) 2021, 91-99

Muhammad Atiq-ur-Rehman, Hafeez-ur-Rehman, Fatima Farooq, Furrukh Bashir, “The Role of Institutional Quality in Trade-Growth Nexus: The Case of Emerging Economies”. Review of Applied Management and Social Sciences (RAMSS), Vol. 4, (1) 2021, 205-213

Asma Awan, Nabila Asghar, Hafeez ur Rehman. “The Impact of Financial Globalization on Output Volatility: Panel Data Evidence for Asian Countries”. Pakistan Journal of Commerce and Social Sciences, 2021, Vol. 15 (1), 213-239. (HJRS: Y category, Scopus)

Samra Khalid, Nabila Asghar, Hafeez ur Rehman. “An Analysis of Leakage and Injection of Households Related to Socio-Economic Opportunities and Mobility in Selected Districts of Central Punjab, Pakistan”. Humanities & Social Sciences Reviews, eISSN: 2395-6518, Vol 9, No 3, 2021, pp 121-128 ( (HJRS: W category)

Hafsa Batool, Mumtaz Anwar, Nabila Asghar, Hafeez ur Rehman. “Women Empowerment in the Perspective of Socioeconomics Dynamics: A Case Study of Northern Punjab, Pakistan”. Elementary Education Online, 2021; Vol 20 (Issue 5): pp. 4852-4863. (doi: 10.17051/ilkonline.2021.05.541) (HJRS: X category)


Rukhsana Kalim (2020), Sukuk as an alternative Source of Public Debt, published in book chapters Theory and Practice of Global Islamic Finance, by IGI Global, USA.

Samra Khallid, Nabila Asghar, Hafeez ur Rehman, “ A Comparative Analysis of MPI Through Socio Economic Indicators in Punjab and Sindh Provinces of Pakistan” Journal of the Research Society of Pakistan, Vol. 57 No 1 (2020), pp. 261-270

Hafsa Batool, Hafeez ur Rehman, Nabila Asghar, “Key Dimensions and Determinants of women’s Empowerment in Pakistan: Empirical Evidence from Southern Punjab” Journal of the Research Society of Pakistan, Vol. 57, No. 1 (2020), pp. 149-169

Rukhsana Kalim (2020), Sukuk as an alternative Source of Public Debt, published in book chapters, (Chapter 39), In A. Rafay (Ed.). Handbook of Research on Theory and Practice of Global Islamic Finance (pp. 770-787.) Hershey, PA: IGI Global. doi:10.4018/978-1-7998-0218-1.

Rana Khalid Mehmood, Hafeez ur Rehman, “Capacity Building for Sustainable Human Development: A Panel PMG/ARDL Analysis of East and South Asia” Paradigms: A Research Journal of Commerce, Economics, and Social Sciences, Vol. 12, No. 2 (2018) Page 147-152

Memuna Ghafoor Shahid, Muhammad Nadeem, Ahmed Gulzar, Muhammad Saleem, Hafeez ur Rehman, Gul Zareen Ghafoor, Muhammad Umar Hayyat, Laila Shahzad, Rabia Arif and Rubina Nelofer “Novel Ergot Alkaloids Production from Penicillium citrinum Employing Response Surface Methodology Technique” Toxins (2020), 12(7), 427; doi:10.3390/toxins12070427                                (Impact Factor 3.27)

Nabila Asghar, Maryam Batool, Fatima Farooq, Hafeez ur Rehman, “Covid-19 Pandemic and Pakistan Economy: A Preliminary Survey” Review of Economics and Development Studies, Vol. 6 (2) 2020, 447-459

Muhammad Shahid Maqbool, Muhammad Atiq ur Rehman, Hafeez ur Rehman,    Shafiq ur Rehman“The Economic Analysis of Comparative Advantage and Competitiveness in the Textile Export Industry in Pakistan” Pakistan Journal of Social ScienceVol # 40, Issue # 3(2020), 1409 - 1416

Ahmed Gulzar, Allah Ditta, Hafeez ur Rehman, Naghmana Ghafoor “Testing the Validity of Keynesian Military Model of Fiscal Side in Case of Pakistan” Review of Economics and Development Studies, Vol # 6, No. 3 (2020), 675 - 686

Muhsin Ali, Karim Khan, Hafeez ur Rehman “Violent  Conflict  and  Informal  Justice  System:  Evidence  from  a  Conflict  Zone  in Pakistan” Review of Education Administration and Law, Vol. 3, (2) 2020, 215-236

Alharthi, M. and Hanif, I. (2020). Impact of blue economy factors on economic growth in SAARC countries. Maritime Business Review, in press. 

He, W., Abbas, Q., Alharthi, M., Mohsin, M., Hanif, I., & Vo, X. V. (2020). Integration of renewable hydrogen in light-duty vehicles: Nexus between energy security and low carbon emission resources. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. in press.

Anser, M. K., Hanif, I., Vo, X. V., & Alharthi, M. (2020). The long-run and short-run influence of environmental pollution, energy consumption, and economic activities on health quality in emerging countries. Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 1-15.  (Impact Factor 3.056)

Anser, M. K., Hanif, I., Alharthi, M., & Chaudhry, I. S. (2020). Impact of fossil fuels, renewable energy consumption and industrial growth on carbon emissions in Latin American and Caribbean economies. Atmósfera33(3), 201-213.  (Impact Factor 1.42) 

Hafeez ur Rehman, Imran Sharif Chaudhry, Noman Arshed, Muhammad Shahzad Sardar “The Nonlinear Relationship between Trade Balance and Income for Selected Asian Economies”. Review of Applied Management and Social Sciences (RAMSS)Volume No. 3 (2) 2020, pp. 177-192 

Hafiz Mohammad Afzal, Hafeez ur Rehman, Hafiz Asim. (2020). Dynamic Impacts of Development and Energy Consumption Pattern on Environmental Quality: A Case Study of Selected Populous Asian Countries. International Review of Social Sciences, 8(11), 113-128

Amna Kausar, Hafeez ur Rehman, Haseena Mureed, Nadia Raza. (2020). Analysis of Production Emission (Industrial Ekc) and Consumption Emission: An Empirical Investigation of Stirpat Model in Case of Pakistan. Academic Journal of Social SciencesVol. 4 Issue 3, PP 632-654

Muhammad Waqas Ashraf, Hafeez ur Rehman, Imran Sharif Chaudhry. “The Impact of Economic Growth, Foreign Direct Investment, Urbanization, Fossils Fuel Consumption on Environmental Degradation in Emerging Asian Economies”. Journal of Business and Social Review in Emerging Economies, Vol. 6, No 4, December 2020, 1479-1495.

Muhammad Hassan Danish, Hafeez ur Rehman. “Social Capital as a Resource of Subjective Well-Being: Mediating Role of Health Status”. Forman Journal of Economic Studies, Vol. 16,  2020 (January–December) pp. 181-212

Arshed, N., Hassan, M.  S., & Aziz, O. (2020). Does income inequality lead to education inequality?  A cross  sectional  study  of  Pakistan. UMT  Education  Review,  3(1),  45–68. (Noman  Arshed, Muhammad  Shahid  Hassan (Economics/HSM) UMT JOURNAL

Suleman, S., Sial, M. H., & Siddique, H. N. (2020). Nexus between Child labor, Sector-specific Growth and  International  Trade  in  Pakistan.  Journal  of  Business  and  Tourism,  6(1),  313-326.  (Maqbool  H.  Sial  (Economics/HSM) HEC Y CAT 

Ayaz, M., Jamal, K. F., Shaheen, S., & Arshed, N. (2020). Sources and Uses of Charity Fund Accounts: A  Comparative  Analysis  of  Islamic  Banks  in  Pakistan.  COMSATS  Journal  of  Islamic  Finance,  5(1),  14-40.  (Mohammad Ayaz, Sadaf Shaheen, Noman Arshed (Economics/HSM) HEC Y CAT

Arshed, N., & Kalim, R. (2020). Modelling demand and supply of Islamic banking deposits. International  Journal  of  Finance  &  Economics,  1-19.  doi:  10.1002/ijfe.1936.  (Noman  Arshed,  Rukhsana  Kalim  (Economics/HSM) Web of Science JCR Listed (IF: 0.943)

Tara, N., Arshed, N., Aziz, O., & Yamin, M. (2020). Can Financial Assistance Mediate the Training and Human  Capital Relationship  for Pakistani Women Micro Entrepreneurs? International  Journal of Economics and  Financial Issues, 10(4), 80-87. (Noman Arshed (Economics/HSM) SJR

Abduqayumov,  S.,  Arshed,  N.,  &  Bukhari,  S.  (2020).  Economic  Impact  of  Institutional  Quality  on  Environmental  Performance  in  Post-Soviet  Countries.  Journal  Transition  Studies  Review,  27(2),  13-24.  (Noman Arshed, Samra Bukhari (Economics/HSM) SJR

Hassan, M. S., Meo, M. S., Abd Karim, M. Z., & Arshed, N.  (2020). Prospects of Environmental Kuznets  Curve and Green Growth: The Role of Globalization in Developed and Developing Economies. Studies of  Applied  Economics/ESTUDIOS  DE  ECONOMIA  APLICADA,  38(3).  (Muhammad  Shahid  Hassan,  Noman  Arshed (Economics/HSM) MJL

Shahid, M., & Kalim, R. (2020). Decentralized Tax Revenue, Institutional Complementarity and Economic  Growth: A Time Series Analysis of Pakistan. International Journal of Economics and Financial Issues, 10(4),  25-33. (Rukhsana Kalim (Economics/HSM) Not HEC Recognized 

Arshed, N., Meo, M. S., & Farooq, F. (2020). Empirical assessment of government policies and flattening of  the  COVID19  curve.  Journal  of  Public  Affairs,  20,  e2333.  doi:  10.1002/pa.2333. (Noman  Arshed  (Economics/HSM) SJR

Rafiq, M. Y., Azad, Mueen Ud-Din, Rafique, A., Chang, Lu S. (2020). Development of a Model for Retention  of MS/MPhil Students at Virtual University  (VU) of Pakistan. International  Journal of Distance Education  Technologies  (IJDET),  18(2),  01-18.  doi: 10.4018/IJDET.2020040101. (Mueen  Ud-Din  Azad  (Economics/HSM) SJR

Huang, Y., Raza, S. M. F., Hanif, I., Alharthi, M., Abbas, Q., & Zain-ul-Abidin, S. (2020). The role of forest  resources,  mineral  resources,  and  oil  extraction  in  economic  progress  of  developing  Asian  economies.  Resources  Policy,  69,  101878.  doi: (Imran  Hanif  (Economics/HSM) Web of Science JCR Listed (IF: 3.986)

Mehmood,  Q.,  Sial,  M.  H., Sharif,  S.,  Hussain,  A.,  Riaz,  M.,  &  Shaheen,  N.  (2020).  Forecasting  the  Fisheries  Production in Pakistan for the Year 2017-2026, using Box-Jenkin's Methodology. Pakistan Journal of Agricultural  Research, 33(1). 140-145. (Maqbool Hussain Sial, Saira Sharif(Economics/HSM) HEC Y CAT

Javed, M. M., Ayaz, M., & Kalim, R. (2020). Revisiting the Index to Measure Maqas¯id al-Shar¯i‘ah Oriented   Performance of Islamic Banks: Evidence from Pakistan. Journal of Islamic Business and Management, 10(1),  12-27. (Rukhsana Kalim (Economics/HSM) HEC Y CAT

Aziz, O., Grant, K. A., & Arshed, N. (2020). Does Entrepreneurial Activity Assist in the Alleviation of Poverty? The  Journal  of  Applied  Business  and  Economics,  22(7),  114-132.  (Noman  Arshed  (Economics/HSM) NOT  HEC  Recognized

Anwar, M. A., Arshed, N., & Saeed, M. I. (2020). Domestic Terrorism, Investment and Economic Growth: Evidence  from Developing Countries. International Review of Management and Business Research, 9(4), 223-244. (Noman  Arshed (Economics/HSM) Muhammad Ibrahim Saeed (ORIC) HEC Y CAT

Arshed, N., Yasmin, S., & Gulzar, M. (2020). Islamic Financing Portfolio and its Comparative Growth Potential.  Islamic Banking and Finance Review,  7. (Noman Arshed, Sadia  Yasmin, Muhammad Gulzar (Economics/HSM) HEC Y CAT

Ayaz, M., Arshed, N., & Haq, I. (2020). Characteristics of Shari’ah Governance and Incidence of Charity: A Case of  Pakistan.  COMSATS  Journal  of  Islamic  Finance,  5(2),  77-91. doi:10.26652.cjif.5202015.  (Muhammad  Ayaz,  Noman Arshed (Economics/HSM) HEC Y CAT

Bukhari, S. M. H., Ayaz, M., Kalim, R. (2020). Shari’ah Scholars’ Insight on Shari’ah Governance Framework for  Islamic  Banking  Institutions  in  Pakistan.  COMSATS  Journal  of  Islamic  Finance,  5(2),  29-47. doi:10.26652.cjif.5202012.  (Syed  Muhammad  Hassan  Bukhari,  Mohammad  Ayaz,  Rukhsana  Kalim  (Economics/HSM) HEC Y CAT

Humera, Hafeez ur Rehman, Arshi Shahid, Laila Khalid. “Interest Rate Targeting; A Way Out to Curb Price Instability in Pakistan”. Academic Journal of Social Sciences, Vol. 4 Issue 4 (October- December 2020) PP 999-1012

Laila Khalid, Hafeez ur Rehman, Humera. “Dynamic Impact of Urbanization and Socioeconomic Conditions on Carbon Emissions in Pakistan: An Application of STIRPAT and Environmental Kuznets Curve”. International Review of Social Sciences, Vol. 9 Issue.2 PP 153-165

Hafsa Batool, Nabila Asghar, Hafeez ur Rehman, Mumtaz Anwar. “Women Autonomy and Sustainable Development: A Case of Southern Punjab”. Elementary Education Online, Year; Vol 20 (Issue 4): pp. 1733-1745. (doi: 10.17051/ilkonline.2021.04.196) (HJRS: X category) 


Muhammad Shahid Maqbool, Hafeez ur Rehman, Furrukh Bashir, Rashid Ahmad, “Investigating Pakistan’s Revealed Comparative Advantage and competitiveness in Cotton Sector” Review of Economics and Development Studies, Vol. 5 No 1 (2019), pp. 125-133

Hafeez ur Rehman, Muhammad Nadeem, Muhammad Ibraheem Saeed, “Dilemma of Punishment Policies in Controlling Crimes in Pakistan: An Empirical Analysis”. Pakistan Journal of social Sciences (PJSS)Volume 39, No. 1 (2019), pp. 341-349

Nabila Asghar, Hafeez ur Rehman, Majid Ali “Cost Productivity of Healthcare Systems in OIC’s Member Countries: An Application of Cost Malmquist Total Productivity Index” Review of Economics and Development Studies, Vol. 5, No 3, 2019 pp. 461-468

Muhammad Atiq ur Rehman, Hafeez ur Rehman, Furrukh Bashir, “Capital Account Liberalization and Domestic Investment: A Panel Data Analysis for Emerging Market Economies” Pakistan Journal of Social Sciences (PJSS), Vol. 39, No. 3 (2019), pp. 817-826

Ejaz Aslam and Rukhsana Kalim (2019), Does Cash Holding and Corporate Governance Structure Matter for the Performance of Firms: Evidence From KMI 30 and KSE 100 Indexed Firms in Pakistan, Global Business Review, 20 (2). Pp. 313-330. Sage publications, Feb. issn 0972-1509. ((Sage Publishers). SJR listed

Rukhsana Kalim, Noman Arshed and Sadaf Shaheen (2019), Does Competitiveness Moderate Inclusive Growth: A Panel Study of low-income Countries, Competitiveness Review: An International Business Journal, Vol. 29 Issue: 2, pp.119-138. Emerald publishers issn 1059-5422. Feb. (Indexed by Econlit, Ebscohost). SJR listed

Rukhsana Kalim, Iqra Aziz, and Noman Arshed (2019), Investor Confidence and Asymmetric Effects of Terrorism – A case of Pakistan, Journal Transition Studies Review, JSTR 26: 113-124, DOI 10.14665/1614-4007-26-2-009. (indexed by econlit and scopus)

Mubasher Iqbal, Rukhsana Kalim, and Noman Ijaz (2019), Domestic and Foreign Incomes and Trade Balance – A Case of South Asian Economies, Asian Development Policy Review, 7 (4), 355-368.  DOI: 10.18488.

Muhammad Baber, Rana Khalid Mehmood, Ayesha Shoukat, Hafeez ur Rehman “Empirical Analysis of Relationship between Poverty Reduction and Governance in Pakistan” Paradigms, Vol. 13, (2) 2019, 70-76


Nabila Asghar, Hafeez ur Rehman, Aman Mumtaz  “Impact of Institutional Quality, Energy Prices and Financial Development on Income Inequality: Evidence from Selected Asian Countries” Journal of the Research Society of Pakistan, Volume No. 55, Issue No. 1(January - June, 2018), pp. 229-237

Shahid Maqbool, Sofia Noor, Hafeez ur Rehman “Competitiveness and Comparative Advantage of Pakistan in Leather and leather Products Trade: Analysis and Trends ” European Online Journal of Natural and Social Sciences 2018, Volume No. 7, Issue No. 1, pp. 244-255

Nabila Asghar, Hafeez ur Rehman, Hafiz Ghulam Mujaddid “Efficiency Analysis of Hospitals in Punjab Districts: An Application of DEA Bootstrap” Journal of Business Studies, Volume No 14, Issue No. 1, pp. 120-128

Majid Rana, Hafeez ur Rehman, Zahid Parvaiz “Technical, Allocative and Economic Efficiency of Public Hospitals of Punjab (Pakistan): A Data Envelopment Analysis” Pakistan Vision, Volume No 19, Issue No. 2,(2018) pp. 01-08

Rukhsana Kalim and Noman Arshad (2018), What Determines the Social Efficiency of Islamic Banking Investment Portfolio? Journal of Islamic Business and Management, Volume 8, issue 2. ISSN: 2075-6291 

Muhammad Hussain Qureshi and Rukhsana Kalim (2018), How Shariah Compliance and Traditional Banks are Performing? A Case of Pakistan, International Journal of Islamic Economics and Finance Studies, November, Vol 4, Issue 3, pp.6-20. e-ISSN: 2149-8407. (Indexed by Econlist, Islamicus, Ulrich’s)

Mushtaq, A., Arshed, N., & Kalim, R. (2018). Islamic banking financing effect on growth. Islamic Banking and Finance Review, 5, 69–87. (UMT journal)

Furrukh Bashir, Hafeez ur Rehman, Rashid Ahmad, Ismat Nasim, “Sectoral Investment and Employment Generation in Pakistan: An Econometric Analysis” Review of Economics and Development Studies, Vol. 4, No 2, December (2018), pp. 261-270

Furrukh Bashir, Hafeez ur Rehman, Rashid Ahmad, Ismat Nasim, “The Impact of Energy Consumption on Services Sector Output in Developing Countries: Panel Data Analysis” Pakistan Journal of Social Sciences (PJSS), Vol. 38, No. 2 (2018), pp. 427-436 

Rana Khalid Mehmood, Hafeez ur Rehman, “Capacity Building for Sustainable   Human Development: A Panel PMG/ARDL Analysis of East and South Asia” Paradigms: A Research Journal of Commerce, Economics, and Social Sciences, Vol. 12 No 2 (2018), pp. 147-158


Ahmad, S., Kalim, R., & Kaleem, A. (2017). Academics' Perceptions of Bullying at Work: Insights from Pakistan. International Journal of Educational Management31(2).

Hassan, M. S., Wajid, A., & Kalim, R. (2017). Factors affecting trade deficit in Pakistan, India and Bangladesh. EconomiaPolitica, 1-22.

 Anwar, A., Arshed, N., & Anwar, S. (2017). Socio-Economic Determinants of Crime: An Empirical Study of Pakistan. International Journal of Economics and Financial Issues7(1), 312-322.

Muhammad, A. A., Arshed, N., & Kousar, N. (2017). Renewable Energy Consumption and Economic Growth in Member of OIC Countries. European Online Journal of Natural and Social Sciences6(1), 111-129.

Arshed, N., Alamgir, S., & Aziz, O. (2017). Structural Determinants of Poverty in Pakistan. International Journal of Economics and Financial Research3(1), 1-7.

Mamoon, D., & Javed, R., (2017), Political instability and lessons for Pakistan: Case study of 2014 PTI Sit in/Protests. Journal of Social and Administrative Sciences, 4(1), 629-639.

Mamoon, D., & Rabbi, A., (2017), Short term versus long term economic planning in Pakistan: The dilemma. Journal of Economics Library, 4(1), 587-597.

Mamoon, D., Iftikhar, U., & Hassan, M. S., (2017),Relationship of fiscal discipline and house hold income on money demand function in Sri Lanka. Journal of Economics Bibliography, 4(1), 559-567.

Iftikhar, U., Mamoon, D., & Hassan, M. S., (2017), How government policy and demographics affect money demand function in Bangladesh. Turkish Economic Review, 4(1), 659-667.

Nabila Asghar , Muhammad Hassan Danish, Hafeez ur Rehman, Human Capital and Labour Productivity A Case Study of District Lahore Journal of Punjab University Historical Society (JPUHS), Vol. 30, No. 1 (2017), pp. 163-179

Sanam Munir, Nabila Asghar, Hafeez ur Rehman, An Analysis of the Interrelationship among Crime, Misery Index and Institutional Quality: A Case Study of Pakistan Journal of Political Studies, Vol. 24, No. 1 (2017), pp. 383-406

Wasim ul Rehman, Nabila Asghar and Hafeez ur Rehman, KNOWLEDGE SHARING PRACTICES ON PERFORMANCE: Role of Intellectuals on South Asian Perspective. Pakistan Journal of Applied Economics, Volume 27, No. 2 (Winter 2017), pp. 297-329

Hafeez ur Rehman, Asma Awan, The Impact of Financial Market Development on Output Volatility: Panel Data Evidence for Asian Countries. Pakistan Journal of social Sciences (PJSS)Volume 37, No. 1 (2017), pp. 289-306


Ali, F., Mamoon, D. & Tahir, N. (Forthcoming 2016). Appropriate Exchange Rate Regime for Economic Structure of PakistanTurkish Economic Review

Anwar, A., Arshed, N.,& Anwar, S. (2016). Causal Relationship between Military Expenditure, Foreign Aid and Terrorism: An Analysis of Muslim Countries. International Journal of Economics and Research7(6), 1-9

Arshed, N., Anwar, A., &Sarwar, S. (2016). Role of Expenditures and Economic Factors in Determining the Incidence of Crime: Cross Districts Analysis of Punjab.  Caspian Journal of Applied Sciences Research, 5(2), 32-40

Arshed, N.,&Abduqayumov, S. (2016). Economic Impact of Climate Change on Wheat and Cotton in Major Districts of Punjab. International Journal of Economics and Financial Research2(10), 183-191

Arshed, N.,Hassan, M. S.,&Mushtaq, A. (2016). Smoking Advertisements and its Impact on Human Behavior. International Journal of Scientific Research and Management4(3), 4030-4047

Arshed, N.,&Zahid, A. (2016). Panel Monetary Model and Determination of Multilateral Exchange Rate with Major Trading Partners. International Journal of Recent Scientific Research7(4), 10551-10560

Hanif, N. &Arshed, N. (2016). Relationship between School Education and Economic Growth SAARC Countries. International Journal of Economics and Financial Issues6(1), 294-300.

Hassan, M. S., Islam, F., &Ijaz, M. (2016). Inflation in Pakistan: evidence from ARDL bounds testing approach. International Journal of Management Development1(3), 181-195.

Hassan, M. S., Akbar, M. S., Wajid, A. &Arshed, N. (2016). Poverty, Urbanization and Crime: Are they related in Pakistan. International Journal of Economics and Empirical Research4(9), 483-492

Ilyas, A., Arshed, N.,&Hussain, T. (2016). Service Quality and Customer Satisfaction: A Study on Islamic Banks of Pakistan. Journal of Business Strategies10(1), 73-88

Kalim, R.,Mushtaq, A. &Arshed, N. (2106). Islamic Banking and Economic Growth. Islamic Banking and Finance Review, 3(1), 14-28

Qadri, M &Mamoon, D, (Forthcoming 2016). Creating Shared Value: Social Capital as a Source to Drive Next Wave of Innovation for Socioeconomic Revenues.Journal of Economic and Social Thought

Shahzad, K., Bajwa, S. U., Ansted, R. B., &Mamoon, D. (2016). Evaluating human resource management capacity for effective implementation of advanced metering infrastructure by electricity distribution companies in Pakistan. Utilities Policy41, 107-117.

Sulaiman, I., Arshed, N.&Mushtaq, A. (2016). Can Stock Market Development put chains on Inflation? A Panel Cointegration Analysis on SAARC Countries. Journal of Business and Economics,7(4), 666-675

Sulaiman, I., Arshed, N.,&Hassan, M. S. (2106). Stock Market Development; can it help reduce Inflation in SAARC Countries? Journal of Accounting Finance and Economics6(1), 101-110.

Zakee, C. &Mamoon, D.(Forthcoming 2016). Destination EU and USA: Improving Export Potential of Pakistan by Trading with IndiaJournal of Economics and Political Economy

Nabila Asghar, Hafeez ur Rehman, Muhammad Nadeem (2016), Sorting out synergy among inequality, redistribution and economic growth: recent evidence from selected asian countries. Journal of Quality and Technology Management, Volume XII, Issue I(summer), Page 173 – 192

Muhammad Nadeem, Nabila Asghar, Hafeez ur Rehman (2016), The Role of Institutional Quality in Enhancing Social Cohesion. South Asian Studies A Research Journal of South Asian Studies, Vol. 31, No. 2, July – December 2016, pp.199 – 214

HafeezurRehman (2016), Comparative Analysis of The Socioeconomic Determinants of Foreign Direct Investment: Evidence from Pakistan. Pakistan Economic and Social Review, Volume 54, No. 2 (Winter), pp. 255-274

Nabila Asghar, HafeezurRehman, Muhammad Nadeem (2016), Interrelationship between Foreign Aid, Fiscal Decentralization and Economic Growth in Pakistan: An Econometric Analysis Journal of Political Studies, Vol. 23, Issue - 2(winter), pp. 525-536

Furrukh Bashir, HafeezurRehman, Imran Sharif Chaudhry, AbouBakar(2016), A Panel Data Analysis of Energy Consumption and Trade Openness in Developing Countries Pakistan Journal of Social Sciences (PJSS), Vol. 36, No. 1 (2016), pp. 373-386

Satti, S. L., Hassan, M. S., Hayat, F., &Paramati, S. R. (2016). Economic Growth and Inflow of Remittances: Do They Combat Poverty in an Emerging Economy?. Social Indicators Research, 127(3), 1119-1134.

Ahmad, N. & Kalim, R. (2016). Assessing Impact of Quota Elimination on Factor Productivity Growth of Textile Sector of Pakistan. journal of applied economics and business research1(6), 73-92.

Dawood, M. (2016). Integrating the Concepts of Global Freedom; Economics versus Society. MPRA Paper No. 75489. Journal of Economic and Social Thought, 3(4), 490-496.

Qadri, M. M., & Mamoon, D. (2016). Understanding ‘Shared Valued’and Social Capital Link to Pave the Path of next Generation of Innovation. Journal of Economics Library3(4), 587-602.

Iftekhar, U., Mamoon, D., & Hassan, M. S. (2016). Revisiting Determinants of Money Demand Function in Pakistan. Journal of Economics Bibliography3(4), 559-569.


Hassan, M. S.,Wajid, A., Mahmood, H., &Shahbaz, M. (2015). Testing Relevance of Twin Deficit for a Transition Economy like Pakistan. Transylvanian Review of Administrative Sciences11(46), 91-106.

Jaffery, A., and Mamoon, D. (2015). Microfinance: A poverty Reduction Tool, Socio-Economic Perspective. Journal of Management and Research, 1(2), 61-70

Mamoon, D., S. Raza and Arshed, N.(2015). Impact of Health Capital and Education on Infant Mortality Rate of Districts of Punjab. Journal of Management and Research1(2), 2015. pp. 21-40.

Sadiq, R. &Mushtaq, A. (2015). Role of Islamic finance in achieving sustainable development goals.Journal of Islamic thought and civilization, 5(1).

Satti, S. L., Hassan, M. S., Hayat, F., &Paramati, S. R. (2015). Economic Growth and Inflow of Remittances: Do They Combat Poverty in an Emerging Economy? Social Indicators Research, 127(3), 1119-1134.


Hassan, M. S.,Wajid, A., Irfan, Q. M., Tahir, M. N., &Arshed, N. (2014). Some Price and Non-Price Factors Affecting Imports in Pakistan. Pakistan Journal of Applied Economics, 24(2), 157-177

Kalim, R.,&Hassan, M. S. (2014). Public defense spending and poverty in Pakistan. Hacienda Pública Española, (211), 93.

Mushtaq, A.,Sadiq, R., &Ijaz, F. (2014). Religious Education: Analysis over the years. Journal of Islamic thought and civilization, 4(2).

Satti, S. L., Hassan, M. S.,Mahmood, H., &Shahbaz, M. (2014). Coal consumption: An alternate energy resource to fuel economic growth in Pakistan. Economic Modelling36, 282-287.


Bhatti, M. A., Arshed, N.&Haseeb, M. (2013). Performance of CHEERs Based Equilibrium Exchange Rate of Pakistan. Business and Management Horizons1(1), 7-43.

Shahbaz, M., Lean, H. H., &Kalim, R. (2013). The impact of foreign direct investment on stock market development: evidence from Pakistan. Economic Research-EkonomskaIstraÅživanja26(1), 17-32.


Abdullah, M., &Kalim, R. (2012). Empirical analysis of food price inflation in Pakistan. World Applied Sciences Journal16(7), 933-939.

Hassan, M. S., &Kalim, R. (2012). The triangular causality among education, health and economic growth: a time series analysis of Pakistan. World Appl. Sci. J18(2), 196-207.


Kalim, R.,&Salahuddin, T. (2011). Micro financing of NGOs and government: Collaborative impact on poverty eradication. Information Management and Business Review2(2), 81-91.


Kalim, R.,& Siddiqi, A. F. (2010). Gaps in Management Education: A Case Study of University of Management and Technology. US-China Education Review7(11), 12-26.

Shahbaz, M., Wahid, A. N. M., & Kalim, R. (2010). Is inflation regressive or progressive? Long run and short run evidence from Pakistan. International Journal of Management Studies17(1), 43-67.